Category Archives: Holidays

Pączki Day (Detroit Style) aka Fat Tuesday

It’s Pączki Day, and in Detroit that means you should be sure to wear your stretchy pants or, as my old friend Denise used to say, your expando clothes! Pączki, or Polish doughnuts, are eaten on Fat Thursday in Poland … Continue reading

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General Discussion, Tuesday, February 13, 2018

SONNET CXVI Let me not to the marriage of true minds Admit impediments. Love is not love Which alters when it alteration finds, Or bends with the remover to remove: O no; it is an ever-fixed mark, That looks on … Continue reading

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General Discussion, Tuesday, February 6, 2018

Into the rock man carved a road. It winds around and round above the sea. Wheels go confidently up the mountain Ignoring caution signs and falling rock, Gambling with death and usually winning. Up there, I saw a newborn lamb … Continue reading

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General Discussion, Tuesday, January 30, 2018

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General Discussion, Tuesday, January 23, 2018

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General Discussion, Tuesday, January 16, 2018

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General Discussion, Tuesday, January 9, 2018

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